new Armstrong greenlaner

Show us what you're working on (MT or very very closelyy related subjects only please).
deadgrass.
Posts: 830
Joined: Sun Jun 21, 2015 5:32 pm
Location: sheffield

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by deadgrass. » Sat Dec 24, 2016 4:56 pm

twmtomos1 wrote:Hi Dave ,what size engine cc will this one be ,and have you been Tangoed
604 Keith [ dont like that kicking up malarkey]

Dave.
0 x
born to be waserk
thank god for atheism.
sometimes your front legs need to be stiff and the fur on your arse vertical.

deadgrass.
Posts: 830
Joined: Sun Jun 21, 2015 5:32 pm
Location: sheffield

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by deadgrass. » Sat Dec 24, 2016 4:59 pm

bth2bth2 wrote:see....i told you it was orange :lol:

brian
:D maybe just a slight tint,

Dave.
0 x
born to be waserk
thank god for atheism.
sometimes your front legs need to be stiff and the fur on your arse vertical.

deadgrass.
Posts: 830
Joined: Sun Jun 21, 2015 5:32 pm
Location: sheffield

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by deadgrass. » Fri Jan 06, 2017 10:07 pm

A bit further on,just noticed how far the engine sits towards the clutch side,

Image

rear hub rebuilt and back on[thanks to George for the stainless bits],

Image

Dave.
0 x
born to be waserk
thank god for atheism.
sometimes your front legs need to be stiff and the fur on your arse vertical.

P.I.STAKER
Posts: 1011
Joined: Fri Jan 16, 2009 10:45 pm
Location: peterborough

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by P.I.STAKER » Sat Jan 07, 2017 1:47 pm

looking good Dave,
not sure about the orange, but each to there own and a bit different.

have you had it running?

regards

George
0 x
ARMSTRONG MT500 1984
BMW R1100S

deadgrass.
Posts: 830
Joined: Sun Jun 21, 2015 5:32 pm
Location: sheffield

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by deadgrass. » Sat Jan 07, 2017 7:22 pm

P.I.STAKER wrote:looking good Dave,
not sure about the orange, but each to there own and a bit different.

have you had it running?

regards

George
still not sure about the colour myself George but will see it through,
not had it running yet but i know the engine is a good un,
got the wheels back today [stainless spokes]
tried an old tank on today,plan was to have the tank orange but i kinda like the black so may try it dark metallic grey as swing arm

Image

Image

Dave.
0 x
born to be waserk
thank god for atheism.
sometimes your front legs need to be stiff and the fur on your arse vertical.

User avatar
bth2bth2
Posts: 4223
Joined: Sun Jun 07, 2009 8:45 am
Location: Blackpool

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by bth2bth2 » Sat Jan 07, 2017 7:36 pm

its still orange :shock:
0 x
Slowly slowly catchy monkey.............
CBR 900rrs , zrx1100.in green gone but not forgotten.....mt500 in green ,stolen and abused but still alive.......cos one day , all bikes will be this slowwwwwww

User avatar
bth2bth2
Posts: 4223
Joined: Sun Jun 07, 2009 8:45 am
Location: Blackpool

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by bth2bth2 » Sat Jan 07, 2017 7:38 pm

light grey and orange goes well. not sure about the black/dark grey . try light grey tank with orange highlights.
but hey...what ever you choose ,they will defo see you coming :D
0 x
Slowly slowly catchy monkey.............
CBR 900rrs , zrx1100.in green gone but not forgotten.....mt500 in green ,stolen and abused but still alive.......cos one day , all bikes will be this slowwwwwww

deadgrass.
Posts: 830
Joined: Sun Jun 21, 2015 5:32 pm
Location: sheffield

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by deadgrass. » Sat Jan 07, 2017 7:46 pm

bth2bth2 wrote:light grey and orange goes well. not sure about the black/dark grey . try light grey tank with orange highlights.
but hey...what ever you choose ,they will defo see you coming :D
bin pondering colours for a while bri,
think im gonna put my efforts into the next headache the exhaust :twisted:

Dave.
0 x
born to be waserk
thank god for atheism.
sometimes your front legs need to be stiff and the fur on your arse vertical.

jimmy tipping
Posts: 28
Joined: Sun Jan 15, 2017 7:22 pm
Location: hoiwden

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by jimmy tipping » Tue Feb 07, 2017 10:26 pm

What shocks have you used ?
0 x

deadgrass.
Posts: 830
Joined: Sun Jun 21, 2015 5:32 pm
Location: sheffield

Re: new Armstrong greenlaner

Post by deadgrass. » Wed Feb 08, 2017 9:32 am

jimmy tipping wrote:What shocks have you used ?
shocks are 350 ,re-valved with 125lb springs.

dave.
0 x
born to be waserk
thank god for atheism.
sometimes your front legs need to be stiff and the fur on your arse vertical.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest